Commander of U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces calls for 1,000 - 1,500 coalition troops to stay in Syria

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24 April 2019
Reportedly pics of lunch that Joseph Votel, the top US general in the Middle East, had with SDF leaders (h/t Salah Jamil)
Body of shot dead young man was found on the outskirts of Jarabulus town in Eastern Aleppo
Turkish soldier was killed today in Syrian Afrin
Syria: additional evidence SAA used 122 mm rockets produced in Egypt to bomb Greater Idlib. One of these rockets fell in Kafr Sajnah today.
The local council in Qal'at al-Maqiq, west of Hama, calls on the international community and the Turkish government to protect civilians
Italian journalist Gabriele Micelizzi who got wounded in an ISIS attack in Baghuz is recovering.2 month ago
Italian journalist Gabriele Micelizzi who got wounded in an ISIS attack in Baghuz is recovering.
Results of shelling on Ma'arat al-Nu'man in Idlib countryside
A civilian was shot dead by unknown assailants in the city of Raqqa
Video: shelling on Ltamenah and Kafr Zita in Northern Hama
Video: shelling on Ltamenah and Kafr Zita in Northern Hama
What kind of NATO alliance is it when you give militants 23,000 truckloads of weapons for free, but won't even sell them to Turkey - Turkey's President Erdogan2 month ago
"What kind of NATO alliance is it when you give militants 23,000 truckloads of weapons for free, but won't even sell them to Turkey" - Turkey's President Erdogan
Artillery and missile shelling on Kafr Najah, Hobait, and Qasabiya in the southern countryside of Idlib
2 civilians were killed as result of missile shelling on Shayzar town in Northern Hama
Pro-Assad forces have bombed Kafr Sajnah in Southern Idlib with rockets with cluster ammunition
2 month ago
According to Activist Sources,ISIS Prisoners under SDF Detention are saying that Al-Baghdadi was in the Hajin Pocket up until June 2018,where then he fled with high ISIS commanders,during ISIS brief takeover of villages West of the Euphrates from the government
General Votel informs SDF that the stay of US troops in Syria is not on the table
General Votel: US forces are carrying out the order to withdraw from Syria
Commander of U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces calls for 1,000 - 1,500 coalition troops to stay in Syria
General Joseph Votel head of Central Command just finished a day long announced visit to Syria. Met with head of SDF
Syria's Democratic Forces Demand Part of US Forces to Stay
2 month ago
4 rebels killed after artillery shelling of pro-Assad forces on the town of Tel Sakhr in the northern Hama countryside
High Rep @FedericaMog says EU foreign ministers discussed the "invitation" of @realdonaldtrump to take back their foreign fighters from Syria. She says there's "no decision to be taken at EU level" but EU is offering help to member states in dealing with this difficult issue.
Death toll of twin explosion in Idlib: 16 killed, 79 wounded
Civilian was killed in rocket hit on Dayr Ash Sharqi town near Maarat Al-Numan
2 month ago
Erdogan to rally in Isparta: "We will cleanse our southern border from terrorism, establish safe zones where refugees can return, we have determined our strategies."
2 month ago
Syrian opposition forces have bombarded Jorin camp of SAA in Western Hama countryside
A civilian was injured in an artillery bombardment on Qaalat al-Madiq
Opposition forces are targeting pro-Assad forces positions in Muhardah, Northern Hama
Ammunition cache was discovered in Damascus countryside2 month ago
Ammunition cache was discovered in Damascus countryside
A man and his wife were killed when the pro-Assad forces targeted the outskirts of the town of Al-Bagouz east of Deir Ez-Zor with machine guns
2 month ago
Erdogan: "As promised, we expect Manbij to be cleaned up from members of the terrorist organization and deliver it's administration to the local people."
2 month ago
Erdogan: Turkey will not tolerate the formation of terror stronghold at the borders. We will destroy this corridor of terror at any cost
Kurdish official: Kurdish authorities can not take responsibility alone, and we do not have enough prisons for all ISIS gunmen
Kurdish official: 800 ISIS operatives in captivity and 1500 of their children and 700 of their wives represent a time bomb and can escape in any attack
An explosion in Idlib city killed 15 people.
Syria's democratic forces: Number of ISIS operatives and their families in our captivity increase on dozens daily
Video: The moment of a second car bomb explosion in Al-Qusour Street in Idlib city during the ambulance of the victims of the first explosion
Ten people were killed and 30 injured when two car bombs exploded on Al-Qusour Street in Idlib city
Five civilians, including two children, were injured in the targeting of residential neighborhoods in the town of Maarat al-Numan with three high-explosive rockets this morning.
2 month ago
Turkey hosts over 3.6 million Syrians who are granted international protection status – Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu
Dead and wounded as result of 2 car bomb explosions at Al Qusur street in Idlib city
Idlib: Footage of the 2 explosions in Idlib city. There are reports of injured people.
Rocket launchers targeting area of Bdama and Kafrniji in Western Idlib countryside
A second powerful explosion shook the center of Idlib
A new unknown explosion shakes the city of Idlib
The town of Al-Ltamena was targeted by more than 10 artillery shells fired by the pro-Assad forces. No civilian casualties
2 month ago
Artillery shelling on the Latamna, Kafarzita and Beit al-Ras Bridge in North and West Hama
SAA is shelling al-Lataminah, Northern Hama.
2 month ago
Lavrov: The United States and its militants are preventing refugees from leaving the Rukban camp in Syria
Lebanon State Minister for Refugee/Displaced Affairs Saleh al-Gharib is in Damascus to discuss 'safe' but mandatory Syrian refugee returns.
"With vision on both sides we can find a way through" UK Foreign Secretary @Jeremy_Hunt is in Brussels for talks on Brexit, Venezeuala, Syria and Ukraine
2 month ago
German Ministry of Interior: All ISIS militants who have German citizenship have the right to return home
New fighters joined SDF today in Deir ez-Zur
2 month ago
Khamenei: Iran's main enemy is Arrogance, epitome of which is invasive U.S. government. US is weak today, suffering from domestic/foreign problems, conflicts within heads of the U.S. and curious amount in debt. Look at them in Iraq, Syria and Afghanistan. These troubles enrage them.
Convoy of about 100 trucks from the Coalition carrying equipment/supplies for the SDF. The truck was passing through Hasakah countryside.2 month ago
Convoy of about 100 trucks from the Coalition carrying equipment/supplies for the SDF. The truck was passing through Hasakah countryside.
Pro-Assad forces targeted Sukayk town in Southern Idlib with rockets
Pro-Assad forces shelling Al Tamanah town in Southern Idlib
Hama: pro-Assad forces stationed at Halfaya pounding Ltamenah town in North Hama with heavy artillery
USNavy 168859 P8A Maritime surveillance platform conducting intel operations off the Syrian coast. 0938z
Hama: Pro-Assad forces bombed the town of Qaalat al Madiq in Western Hama with artillery
IS supporter Shamima Begum admits to @BBCNews she was a poster girl for IS recruitment, apologises to Britain for joining IS and says she is ready to face prison if she's allowed to return.
Syrian Kurds demand the European Union not to abandon them
Syrian Kurds demand an international force on the Syrian-Turkish border
Civilians wounded as result of rocket attack on Maarat al-Numan
French justice minister: we will not respond to Trump's demands for the return of the French fighters of Daesh detained in Syria
2 month ago
Germany says repatriation of Syria militants 'extremely difficult'
Video: White Helmets arriving at the scene of artillery attack in Maarat al-Numan this morning
The government target the city of Maarat al-Numan again this morning
2 month ago
Two children die as a result of the fire of their tents in Al-Hul camp in the eastern Al-Hasakah
Two people were arrested during an international coalition landing operation near Hadaj village in rural Raqqa
Civilian wounded by renewed artillery shelling by the pro-Assad forces on the city of Khan Shaykhun in the southern countryside of Idlib
SDF says will focus on liberation of Afrin, sleeper cells after ISIS defeat
Pro-Assad forces shelled Khan Shayhun city with rockets.
2 month ago
Clashes on Al-Mallah front in North Aleppo after infiltration attempt
Al Hawl IDP camps in NE Syria is facing signficant pressure from influx of families coming out of IS controlled areas. This @planetlabs timelaps of satellite imagery shows the expansion of the camp over the last few months with 25.000 IDPs coming in2 month ago
Al Hawl IDP camps in NE Syria is facing signficant pressure from influx of families coming out of IS controlled areas. This @planetlabs timelaps of satellite imagery shows the expansion of the camp over the last few months with 25.000 IDPs coming in
Il-76 76722 from Mozdok to Latakia2 month ago
Il-76 76722 from Mozdok to Latakia
A research by @GPPi found that there have been at least 336 chemical weapons attacks over the course of the Syrian civil war. Around 98% of these attacks can be attributed to the Assad government, with the IS responsible for the rest.2 month ago
A research by @GPPi found that there have been at least 336 chemical weapons attacks over the course of the Syrian civil war. Around 98% of these attacks can be attributed to the Assad government, with the IS responsible for the rest.
Hama: rebels targeting Al Salhab town in western Hama with rockets
Another column, in Baguz village, of US Forces Cougar 4x4 TOW, Oshkosh and Humvees. Photo: Fadel SENNA / AFP
Artillery shelling targeting Kafr Niji village in Jisr ash-Shughur area, Western Idlib
French Nexter Aravis in Syrian village of Baghuz. Photo: Fadel SENNA / AFP
Another footage from Qalaat al-Madiq, Northern Hama.
Opposition fighters fire six Grad missiles at Al-Sakilibiya.
US army says that if the SDF will get aid from Russia or Syria after its withdrawal, it would stop helping the forces.
Syria: tonight government bombardment continues, this time on NW. Hama CS. Village of Qalaat Mudiq is struck by heavy artillery deployed in area of Suqyalbiyah.
A carbomb exploded near Hazima roundabout in Raqqa before the break of dawn. Not causing any human victims but 5 cars went up in flames.
Al-Raqqa: reports of casualties in the explosion of a car bomb near the Alhazidah roundabout inside the city of Raqqa
Heavy artillery shelling by pro-Assad forces on Al Ghab plains
Another RuAF Il-76 78850 from Chkalovskiy to Latakia, Syria
[email protected] Gen. LaCamera tells @barbarastarrcnn "the SDF-they've not only been tremendous partners on the battlefield but what they've been able to do to provide security andstability in the regions that they currently control are absolutely phenomenal and we need to give them credit"
Warplanes in the skies of Marjaayoun over Marjayoun and Bint Jbeil
A double cargo flight from Tehran.2 month ago
A double cargo flight from Tehran.
A member of the FSA was by a landmine in Kal Jibrin in northern Aleppo
A member of SDF was shot by unknown assailants in al-Husan village in the western countryside of Deir al-Zour.
Newly-appointed FM Katz tells i24NEWS he plans to prioritize strengthening Jerusalem's status, US recognition of Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights, and warming Arab ties
Il-76 76740 from Chkalovskiy to Latakia
Artillery shelling intensified on the town of Qalqat al-Madiq
The movement of Ahrar al - Sham bombarded with Grad rockets the city of Qardaha in the Syrian coast.2 month ago
The movement of Ahrar al - Sham bombarded with Grad rockets the city of Qardaha in the Syrian coast.
The devastation caused by the bombing of the pro-Assad forces on the Khan Shaykhun town
The devastation caused by the bombing of the pro-Assad forces on the Khan Shaykhun town
RuAF Il-76 76767 from Chkalovskiy to Latakia
More than 1,000 ISIS fighters have likely fled into the remote mountains and deserts of western Iraq from Syria in the last 6 months and may have up to $200 million in cash with them, a US military official familiar with the latest assessment tells @barbarastarrcnn
2 month ago
An artillery targeting the village of Tal al-Sakhr.
2 month ago
The rebels target the city of Qardaha, the birthplace of Bashar al-Assad with 80 Grad rockets in response to the shelling of civilians in the countryside of Idlib.
Fighters of the Turkestani Islamist party targeted several locations in the countryside of Lattakia with dozens of missiles
2 month ago
SAA missile shelling on Babulin in Southern Idlib
Jaish Al Nasr bombards the village of Abu Dali with Grad missiles.
The first moments as the pro-Assad forces targeted the popular market in the city of Maaret al-Nu'man with high-explosive rockets.
IS took responsibility for attack in Shuhayl, eastern Deir ez-Zur province
Pro-Assad forces bombard the villages of Al-Hamra and Beit al-Ras bridge west of Hama, Syria
A Kurdish SDF fighter took some photos with the rescued SDF prisoners. Their health is in good condition.
Pro-Assad forces bombed Qaalat Al-Madiq in Western Hama
2 month ago
Opposition forces shelled camp Gorin in West Hama
Syria: fire and large crater visible after an artillery strike hit tonight a market street in town of Maaret Numan.
Pro-Assad forces have targeted Al Tamanah town in Idlib with rockets
Aleppo: The rebels target the fortifications of the pro-Assad forces in the neighborhood of Hamdaniya in Aleppo with rockets
Idlib: Rebels target positions of the pro-Assad forces in Tal Marq and Abu Omar south of Idlib with mortars
2 month ago
Ahrar Al Sham targeting Qardaha town in Latakia with GRAD rockets
FSA commander Araba Idris was killed in car bomb explosion in Afrin, 2 other fighers wounded
2 month ago
SAA shelled Shariah West of Hama
Two fighters were injured by a car bomb explosion near the Sultan Murad headquarters in Afrin
2 month ago
Rebels targeting SAA in Jabal Zayn Al Abidin camp in Hama with GRAD rockets
Rally in Afrin in support of people in Khan Shaykhun and Maarat Al-Numan
Aleppo: The rebels bombard the positions of the pro-Assad forces in the town of Dwayhi in the southern countryside
Hayat Tahrir al-Sham artillery bombards sites of the pro-Assad forces in the town of Dwayhi south of Aleppo
Pro-Assad forces from South Halfaya targeting town of Ltamenah in North Hama
Riad Darrar, co-Leader of the National Council Council of Democratic Syria says: "The Egyptian role is essential in the region and we can agree on its presence in eastern Euphrates under the threat of Turkey"
2 month ago
Ahmed Aboul Gheit, the secretary-general of the Arab League, said SDF should be supported to establish control over their own territories.He called on Damascus to “moderate its position,” and effectively withdraw its stated ambition to recover the territory it still does not control.
Opposition forces shelled Muhardah and Aselah towns in North Hama
Renewed rocket attacks on the cities of Maarat al-Nu'man and Khan Sheikhun south of Idlib
The opposition forces are targeting the positions of the pro-Assad forces in the town of Maharada, northwest of Hama.
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